The table below looks at the statistics for PowerShell skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PowerShell over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows PowerShell
Rank 82 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing PowerShell 24 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 1.14% 0.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 2.08% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
PowerShell
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
778 672 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.64% 54.86% 49.50%
Number of salaries quoted 544 428 449
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PowerShell
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

PowerShell Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region.

PowerShell Salary Trend in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerShell across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

PowerShell Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

PowerShell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell.

1 35 (66.04%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) ITIL
2 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 28 (52.83%) HTML
4 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
5 24 (45.28%) Information Security
6 23 (43.40%) SharePoint
7 22 (41.51%) Windows
8 19 (35.85%) Finance
9 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (26.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (24.53%) VMware
12 11 (20.75%) SMTP
12 11 (20.75%) HTTPS
12 11 (20.75%) FTP
12 11 (20.75%) HTTP
12 11 (20.75%) CMS
12 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
13 10 (18.87%) Linux
13 10 (18.87%) DNS
14 9 (16.98%) .NET
14 9 (16.98%) Fault Management
14 9 (16.98%) Capacity Management
14 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
15 8 (15.09%) MCP
15 8 (15.09%) Citrix
16 7 (13.21%) Active Directory

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Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing PowerShell also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited PowerShell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (43.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (20.75%) CMS
3 7 (13.21%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (11.32%) IIS
5 5 (9.43%) Lync
6 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.89%) Apache
8 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
1 3 (5.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) FTP
1 11 (20.75%) HTTP
1 11 (20.75%) SMTP
1 11 (20.75%) HTTPS
2 10 (18.87%) DNS
3 6 (11.32%) NetScaler
3 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
4 5 (9.43%) Firewall
5 4 (7.55%) VPN
6 3 (5.66%) VoIP
6 3 (5.66%) WAN
6 3 (5.66%) SAN
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco IPT
7 2 (3.77%) LAN
7 2 (3.77%) IPsec
7 2 (3.77%) IP Telephony
7 2 (3.77%) DHCP
8 1 (1.89%) SSL
8 1 (1.89%) SSH
8 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (49.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 17 (32.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Law
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Electronics
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.89%) Games
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Analyst
2 17 (32.08%) DBA
3 14 (26.42%) SQL DBA
4 12 (22.64%) Applications Support
4 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
5 8 (15.09%) Administrator
6 7 (13.21%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (11.32%) Server Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) IT Support
8 5 (9.43%) SQL Server DBA
8 5 (9.43%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (9.43%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.55%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (5.66%) Consultant
10 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) Management Consultant
11 2 (3.77%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 1 (1.89%) .NET Web Developer
12 1 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (52.83%) HTML
2 9 (16.98%) .NET
3 5 (9.43%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Open Source
2 5 (9.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Linux
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.66%) UNIX
5 2 (3.77%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.89%) CentOS
6 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) ITIL
2 24 (45.28%) Information Security
3 9 (16.98%) Fault Management
3 9 (16.98%) Capacity Management
3 9 (16.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (9.43%) Performance Management
4 5 (9.43%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
4 5 (9.43%) Change Management
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
6 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Migration
6 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (3.77%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.89%) Web Design
7 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.89%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 7 (13.21%) Perl
3 7 (13.21%) Python
4 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
4 5 (9.43%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) VBScript
6 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) MCP
2 6 (11.32%) CCA
2 6 (11.32%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (11.32%) CCAA
3 5 (9.43%) Degree
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (5.66%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (26.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Hyper-V
2 7 (13.21%) XenApp
2 7 (13.21%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.21%) XenDesktop
3 6 (11.32%) XenServer
4 5 (9.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.77%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (1.89%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) XenMobile
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 13 (24.53%) VMware
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix
4 5 (9.43%) Google
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) McAfee
7 1 (1.89%) Perforce
7 1 (1.89%) NetApp
7 1 (1.89%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) EMC
7 1 (1.89%) Brocade
7 1 (1.89%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.89%) Twitter
7 1 (1.89%) AppSense
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